What Is A Fastener Pullout?

 When a steel deck fastener pulls out of the supporting member.

How A Fastener Pullout Happens:

When the tension on the fastener exceeds the amount of force for it to stay within the base material.

Why A Fastener Pullout Matters:

A fastener pullout renders itself useless for securing a sheet of metal decking and needs to be refastened.

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